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Town bids a fond farewell to George

Town bids a fond farewell to George

Town bids a fond farewell to George

Horse-drawn funeral cortege for fondly remembered Alcester man George Higgins


PHOTO: Young Waterman treading the boards at the RSC

PHOTO: Young Waterman treading the boards at the RSC

PHOTO: Young Waterman treading the boards at the RSC

Dennis Waterman made Stratford RSC debut aged 12 in 1960 alongside star names including Peggy Ashcroft and Peter O'Toole


Warwickshire councillor John Horner dies aged 70

Warwickshire councillor John Horner dies aged 70

Warwickshire councillor John Horner dies aged 70

Tributes are paid to the long-serving councillor, husband, father and grandfather.


Tribute to Mr Lifeboatman

Tribute to Mr Lifeboatman

Tribute to Mr Lifeboatman

Charity fundraiser John Davies, known as Stratford's Mr Lifeboatman, has died aged 89


Family of Brian Statham issues tribute

Family of Brian Statham issues tribute

Family of Brian Statham issues tribute

Plane crash pilot was "one of the most caring, kind and honest men in the entire world"


Families pay tribute to plane crash pilots

Families pay tribute to plane crash pilots

Families pay tribute to plane crash pilots

Families desperate for clues about how Lee Rogers and Brian Statham crashed into English Channel


Talented sculptor created iconic statues

Talented sculptor created iconic statues

Talented sculptor created iconic statues

Sculptor James Butler, known for his two iconic Stratford statues, has died aged 90


Actor George Little, who had close ties to Stratford, dies aged 93

Actor George Little, who had close ties to Stratford, dies aged 93

Actor George Little, who had close ties to Stratford, dies aged 93

From the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre to Rocky Horror...


Final bow of musical great

Final bow of musical great

Final bow of musical great

Tributes paid to Freddie Rice, SMTC president and star of many musicals


Obituary: A tribute to Mandy Allwood, once known as 'Octomum'

Obituary: A tribute to Mandy Allwood, once known as 'Octomum'

Obituary: A tribute to Mandy Allwood, once known as 'Octomum'

Mandy Allwood, once known around the world as 'Octomum', is paid tribute to by Yard of Ale landlord, Mark Beard.


Sad death of utterly unique actor Kingsley

Sad death of utterly unique actor Kingsley

Sad death of utterly unique actor Kingsley

Family and friends share hearbreak after the death of Tudor World actor Kingsley Glover, aged 39


Bon viveur with a love for laughter dies aged 86

Bon viveur with a love for laughter dies aged 86

Bon viveur with a love for laughter dies aged 86

Carl Watkins was well known in the area after working in hospitality until his retirement


Obituary: Former Rotary president Ian McFarlane helped set up fundraising Shakespeare Marathon

Obituary: Former Rotary president Ian McFarlane helped set up fundraising Shakespeare Marathon

Obituary: Former Rotary president Ian McFarlane helped set up fundraising Shakespeare Marathon

Ian was involved in lots of community work in Stratford and was consort to his wife, Joan, when she was the town's mayor.


Much-loved actor Gary Waldhorn dies

Much-loved actor Gary Waldhorn dies

Much-loved actor Gary Waldhorn dies

The Vicar of Dibley star loved Shakespeare and last appeared at the RSC in 2003.


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